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    Sale 7553

    The Bob Moore Collection of Japanese Art and Design

    5 - 7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 191

    THREE tsuba

    EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    THREE tsuba
    Edo period (19th Century)
    The first round iron plate with maple leaves in sukidashibori with gold inlay; the second, oval shakudo pierced and carved with tea ceremony equipment and other, details in gold and silver; the third oval iron pierced and carved with dragons among waves with gold details
    7.2cm., 7.5cm. and 7.5cm. (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRINCELY COLLECTION